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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An instrument of execution for execution by strangulation v. - Strangle with an iron collar.

Usage examples (34)
  • I'll pull a near all-nighter writing rot of life's garrotte, the dead line pulling tighter.
  • Necros uses the headphone chord of his Walkman as a garrotte and has clever milk bottle bombs.
  • Some passed out and did not then feel the garrotte first slide and then tighten round their necks.
  • They held him, a garrotte around his neck, forcing him to his knees in front of the Captain-General. for more
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